The defender said: "Heâ€™s obviously quick. I donâ€™t know whether heâ€™s as fast as the likes of Theo Walcott and Gabby Agbonlahor, they really are out of the top drawer, but heâ€™s no mug in that respect.
"We have paid a few quid for him, so letâ€™s hope he can produce the goods.
"He just looks a little short of confidence at the moment. Perhaps if he shaves all that hair off, he could go a bit quicker!"